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PETITION - Applaud End of Undermining Indigenous Rights
Society & Culture  (tags: Indigenous Peoples' Rights, Indigenous communities, natural resources, exploitation, stronger protection )

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A law that made it easier to approve oil sand and other natural resource exploration on First Nations land communities in Alberta will be repealed according to Alberta Minister for Indigenous Relations Richard Feehan. The law established a levy on...
PETITION - Demand Apology From Police Union That Blamed Boy For His Own Death
Society & Culture  (tags: Police Violence, blaming the victim, apologizing, descrimination, toy guns, playing, respect, victim protection )

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Apologize for saying Tamir Rice's family should use their settlement money to "educate youth" about the dangers of fake guns. The family of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy who was shot and killed by a police officer while playing with a toy gun...
PETITION - Do Not Pass Stand-Your-Ground Law
Society & Culture  (tags: Stand Your Ground laws, deadly force, private property, armed people, defense, prevention of armed violence, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Missouri Senator Kurt Schaefer has successfully attached a controversial amendment to a crime bill that would allow deadly force to be used on people who trespass on private property if the property owner "reasonably believes" it is "necessary to...
FOSSIL FUEL FREE: Many Petitions
Society & Culture  (tags: education, ethics, culture, society, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Bookmark and continue. Sign and share. Be the guy you dream in this world :)
Criminalize Forced Oral Sex On An Unconscious Intoxicated Person
Society & Culture  (tags: Criminalize Forced Oral Sex, Sexual Assault, Sexual Violence )

- 1 day ago -
Target: Mary Fallin, Governor Oklahoma! Goal: Change legislation that decriminalizes oral sex with an unconscious intoxicated person. This shocking ruling emerged after charges of unwanted oral sodomy were dismissed because the victim had been drinking
PETITION - Support Doctor's Effort to Eliminate Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: egyptians, Genital Mutilation, torture, unethical traditions, huge suffering, prevention, protection of the vulnerable, Human Rights, culture and society, changing times )

- 9 hours ago -
Dr. Somaia Antar has announced a plan to stamp out the practice of female genital mutilation, which is still commonly practiced in Egypt despite being illegal. Sign the petition and express your support for her initiative by urging the government to...
Sign the Petition for Carlisle Repatriation
Society & Culture  (tags: society, rights, freedoms, culture, crime, abuse, americans, ethics, humans, violence, sadness, family, environment, children, dishonesty, world, religion, media )

- 20 hours ago -
We support the requests from the Northern Arapaho Tribe, Rosebud Sioux Tribe, and any other tribes, to repatriate the remains of their relatives who are interred at the Army War College, also known as the Carlisle Indian Industrial School.
Human Trafficking Survivor: I Was Raped 43,200 Times
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, women, world, mexico, human trafficking, family, ethics, humans, rights, sadness, safety, society, travel, usa, violence, crime, culture, dishonesty, corruption )

- 20 hours ago -
Karla Jacinto is sitting in a serene garden. She looks at the ordinary sights of flowers and can hear people beyond the garden walls, walking and talking in Mexico City.
Is Penis Worship at the Root of the Bogus Notion of Fetal Personhood?
Society & Culture  (tags: reproduction, reproductive rights, sexism, male chauvinism, sex )

- 5 hours ago -
The notion that life begins at conception is a variation on a very ancient - and very sexist - cultural theme.
WATCH: Ethiopian Israeli Mothers Join Protests Against Police Brutality
Society & Culture  (tags: Ethiopian Israelis, protests, israeli police brutality-discrimination, equal rights, civil rights, racism-discrimination, media, news, world, activists )

- 1 day ago -
Israelis of Ethiopian descent have taken to the streets several times over the past year to demand an end to police discrimination and brutality
Shocking Moment Florida Police Officer Repeatedly Punches Handcuffed Woman in the Chest as Other Cops Just Stand and Watch
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, violence )

- 1 day ago -
A police officer with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has been charged with battery after he repeatedly punched a woman in the chest while she was in handcuffs. The officer Akinyemi Borisade, 26, has been fired, according to Undersheriff Pat Ivey.
This Day in History: 1897 Chickasaw and Choctaw Abandon Communal Lands
Society & Culture  (tags: Dawes Act and Commission, tribal ownership and government, Choctaw and Chickasaw, Cherokees, Seminoles, Creeks, mainstream society, Grover Cleveland )

- 1 day ago -
The Chickasaw and Choctaw, two of the Five Civilized Tribes, become the first to agree to abolish tribal government and communal ownership of land. From 1887 to 1934, Indian landholdings declined from 138 million to 47 million acres.
Prince Entered Rehab for Percocet Addiction, Had Multiple Doctors Writing Scripts for Heavy-Duty Pills Before Death: Reports
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, usa, arts, prince, music, culture, health, humans, sadness, safety, society, world )

- 20 hours ago -
Prince entered rehab to address his growing reliance on painkillers, sources close to the late musician said.
San Francisco Hunger Strikers Enter Ninth Day to Protest Police Brutality Against Black and Brown Youths
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, law, police, society, sadness, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 20 hours ago -
âEURoeThey need to pay attention to everything. We have issues of the over-criminalization of the black and brown communities." Peace.
4/6/2016 2:00:00 PM Local Solar Farm Goes Online Amid Legislative Battle By Abigail W. Adams//A SOLAR START!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, women, men, ethics, family, culture, environment, freedoms, government, GoodNews, usa )

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'Lincoln County's second community-owned solar farm, located at The Morris Farm in Wiscasset, went online Thursday, March 31. The installation, owned by the Morris Farm Community Solar Association, is generating renewable energy for the grid...'
A Do-It-Yourself Mountain Cabin SOLAR Installation Posted on January 31, 2016 DIY Projects By Leaf Running-Rabit
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, women, men, education, energy, environment, ethics, freedoms, good news, health, family, fashion, news, usa )

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'a total of about $650.00 spent, and my tiny yellow Subaru hatchback filled with equipment, I left the store that day with the beginnings of the rest of my off-grid life: a small solar system that provided me power for the next 19 years,'TIME TO DO NOW
Beinarts Jewish Double Bind: Support Oppression or You're Out of the Family
Society & Culture  (tags: jewish world, BDS international, values, USA, Equality/Justice, universal values, media, family, ethics, culture, activists, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
Equality and justice are universal values, not personal or selfish ones. As Beinart knows well, theyâEUR(TM)re often claimed to be 'Jewish' values
The Animal Legal Defense Fund Files Lawsuit Against Livingston for Violating the CA Public Records Act
Society & Culture  (tags: Animal Legal Defense Fund, laawsuite, city of livingston, california public records act, water usage, foster farms slaughterhouse, corruption, dishonesty, humans, government, society )

- 1 day ago -
Today the Animal Legal Defense Fund filed a lawsuit against the City of Livingston for violating the California Public Records Act by unlawfully withholding records about water usage at a Foster Farms slaughterhouse and processing plant
TAKE ACTION (UK ONLY) Guide Dogs Access Lobby
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, society, culture )

- 22 hours ago -
Please invite your MP to the lobby in May to discuss the issue of guide dogs not being welcome in public places. Please share, thanks.
23 Arrested in Human Smuggling Ring With 200 Suspected Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, americans, human trafficking, smuggling, humans, rights, sadness, safety, society, travel, usa, violence, women, world )

- 19 hours ago -
Nearly two dozen arrests have been made in several Texas counties connected to a major human smuggling operation.
Society & Culture  (tags: queen hawaii painting by judy joy jones )

- 3 hours ago -
Painting of.Queen of Hawaii by Judy Jjoy Jones Womens Time has Come! Billioms Rise , Claiming their place in Time..
Janna Jihad: Meet Palestines 10 Year Old Journalist
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, west bank settlements, West Bank Palestinians, palestine humanrights, U.S. NEWS MEDIA, occupation, violations, journalism, zionism, Gaza siege-assault 2014, media, news, children, americans, activists, women, world, society )

- 1 day ago -
Janna Jihad Ayyad believes it is her duty to record Israeli injustices throughout the occupied West Bank and beyond
Dark Money Group Spends $58,000 Attacking Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, dishonesty )

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Nearly five years since it officially opened, a new dark money group is taking aim at the agency tasked to protect consumers âEUR" and no one has any idea who's behind it.
Miles Davis: Ace of Baseness By David Yearsley
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, celebrity, abuse, culture, ethics, violence, women, rights, safety, society, media, usa, music, safety, risks, drugs, habitat, wildlife, ecosystems )

- 17 hours ago -
Must the virtuoso but virtuous?In The Republic Plato answered the question with an emphatic, uptight yes. Most moderns by contrast are blithely willing to separate, as necessary, the musician from the music he makes.

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